Join John Derry for an in-depth discussion in this video Calibrating brushes for maximum stroke quality, part of Painter 2017 Essential Training.
- [Instructors] Painter's brushes rely heavily on…input from a pen tablet,…Wacom being a popular brand.…The combination of pen and tablet…transmits information to Painter…about tip location, pressure level, tilt, bearing,…and in the cases of Wacom Art Pen, barrel rotation.…You can make adjustments to specifically adjust…a pen's pressure response in the Wacom control panel,…but Painter goes a step further…and has its own pressure response adjustments.…
This is done to maximize the quality…of Painter's brush strokes.…In this video we'll dive into…calibrating your Wacom pen for maximum performance…in Painter.…To demonstrate this I'm going to be using…the Speckle Gravity brush…found in the Dynamic Speckles category.…And, let's just take a look at what it does by default.…So, here it is, it's kind of a nice brush.…I like it for the kind of quality that it gives.…These two panels, the Brush Calibration and Smoothing,…are typically going to be found over in…the Brush Control palette.…
But I find them so useful…that I've put them over here in…
- Working with a pen tablet
- Installing custom content
- Navigating the Painter interface
- Customizing your work environment
- Working with the temporal color palette
- Identifying safety nets
- Resetting brush properties
- Troubleshooting when a brush won't paint
- Drawing with Painter
- Working with bristle, special, and hard media
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 11/29/2017. What changed?
A: New videos were added that cover new features in Painter 2018.
1. Painting on a Computer
2. Navigating Painter’s Interface
3. Customizing Your Work Environment
5. Safety Nets and Troubleshooting
6. Drawing with Painter's Media
7. New Features in Painter 2018
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